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EIU Choral, Percussion Ensembles to Present 'Multi-Cultural Concert'


The Eastern Illinois University Choral Ensembles and Percussion Ensemble will join forces to present works that span the globe in their "Multi-Cultural Concert" in the Doudna Fine Arts Center on Friday, April 29.

The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Dvorak Concert Hall. A variety of cultures will be represented, including African-American, Cuban, African, Far Eastern, Eastern European, Jewish and Latin American.

The concert is a collaboration between the Concert Choir (directed by Sergei Pavlov), the University Mixed Chorus (directed by Janet McCumber), and the Percussion Ensemble (directed by Jamie Ryan).

Each ensemble will present a set of pieces, and the concert will culminate in a combined number featuring all three ensembles.

Admission is $5 for the general public and $3 for seniors, EIU employees and students. Advance tickets may be purchased in person at the Doudna Fine Arts Center Box Office, by telephone at 217-581-3110, or online at

The Doudna Fine Arts Center is a division of the EIU College of Arts and Humanities.